Nature Valley Grand Prix To Air On CBS Sports Network

(Minneapolis, MN, August 12, 2013) The daily excitement and thrilling conclusion to this year's Nature Valley Grand Prix will be chronicled on CBS Sports Network’s “Sports Spectacular” program. The event will be televised on: Thursday, August 15 – 8:00 PM ET Friday, August 16 – 3:00 PM ET Saturday, August 17 – 4:00 PM ET You can find the CBS Sports Network channel in your … [Read more...]

Nature Valley Grand Prix Menomonie Road Race Summaries

Stephens Wins The Solo-Breakaway Dominated Menomonie Road Race By Cynthia Lou The Memonomie Road Race was a race dominated by solo breakaways, but it was Team TIBCO’s Lauren Stephens’ attack up a steep climb with 20 miles to go that brought her the stage win by 32 seconds. Her bold move forced Optum Pro Cycling p/b Kelly Benefit Strategies to work to defend Jade Wilcoxson’s yellow … [Read more...]

Nature Valley Grand Prix Cannon Falls Road Race Summaries

Wilcoxson Widens Overall Lead With A Win At Cannon Falls Road Race By Cynthia Lou for Nature Valley Grand Prix On a clear and sunny day across central Minnesota, the Optum Pro Cycling p/b Kelly Benefit Strategies team effectively managed the 93-mile road race in Cannon Falls, delivering Jade Wilcoxson to a stage win and an additional 12 seconds of time bonus. Shelley Olds (Team TIBCO) and … [Read more...]

Nature Valley Grand Prix St. Paul Criterium Race Summaries

Optum p/b Kelly Benefit Strategies Shines as Hall Wins Stage And Wilcoxson Claims Race Lead By Cynthia Lou for the Nature Valley Grand Prix Though Team TIBCO had the most organized lead out train for Shelley Olds with five laps to go, Optum Pro Cycling p/b Kelly Benefit Strategies was ready to take advantage of Team TIBCO’s work resulting in Lauren Hall and Jade Wilcoxson taking first and … [Read more...]

Wet Stage 1 Time Trial Starts 2013 Nature Valley Grand Prix

Serghei Tvetcov and Carmen Small Take 1st in men's and women's TT MINNEAPOLIS, June 12 – Serghei Tvetcov, a 24-year-old from Moldova who rides for Jelly Belly/Kenda, upset national time trial champion Tom Zirbel (Optum Pro Cycling p/b Kelly Benefit Strategies) Wednesday morning to win the St. Paul Riverfront Time Trial, the first stage of the Nature Valley Grand Prix. In a driving rain … [Read more...]

Twenty Men’s Teams And Thirteen Women’s At Nature Valley Grand Prix

Powerful Fields To Include All Four Reigning US National Road Champions and Vuelta and Tour de France Stage Winners MINNEAPOLIS (June 4, 2013) – Nature Valley Grand Prix organizers have selected 20 men’s teams and 13 women’s teams from among the best domestic squads to compete in one of the top US professional road cycling stage races June 12-16, 2013. With full rosters yet to be … [Read more...]

Jefferson Cup Selects Latest Nature Valley Pro Chase Qualifiers

Scott Giles and Alexis Zink to Compete with Pros at Nature Valley Grand Prix June 12-16 Minneapolis – Scott Giles and Alexis Zink have both earned spots in the Nature Valley Pro Chase Program after performing well in the Jefferson Cup Road Race. Both racers will compete among professionals at the Nature Valley Grand Prix in Minnesota and Wisconsin June 12-16, 2013. The racers charted … [Read more...]

First Qualifying Riders Selected for Nature Valley Pro Chase

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Emily Georgeson and Ryan Schneider to Compete with Pros at Nature Valley Grand Prix June 12-16 Minneapolis – Emily Georgeson and Ryan Schneider have both earned spots in the Nature Valley Pro Chase program after success in California’s Tour de Murrieta, March 9-11. Both racers will compete among top professionals at the Nature Valley Grand Prix in Minnesota and Wisconsin June 12-16, … [Read more...]

Nature Valley Grand Prix To Air On CBS Sports Network

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Minneapolis, MN, August 6, 2012 The daily excitement and thrilling conclusion to this year's Nature Valley Grand Prix will be chronicled on CBS Sports Network’s “Sports Spectacular” program. The event will be televised on: Thursday, August 9: 8PM ET Sunday, August 12: 6PM ET Tuesday August 14: 9PM ET You can find the CBS Sports Network channel in your area by … [Read more...]

Borrajo Wins Stage 5, Zirbel Regains Yellow At Nature Valley Grand Prix

Minneapolis, MN, June 16 - On his third day chasing the top step of the podium, Alejandro Borrajo (Jamis Sutter Home) finally gets his stage win at the Menomonie Road Race, Stage 6 of the Nature Valley Grand Prix. Anxious for the win, Borrajo had to resist the temptation to jump early from the break of eight riders who had a lead of 1’ 45“ heading into the races finishing circuits. “I … [Read more...]